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{wild isle wednesday} Velella Velella

{wild isle wednesday} Velella Velella

I have well slacked off on this, but here is a hopeful return to the semi-regular feature of talking about plants and wildlife in the middle of the week! You can also see that I will be using my illustrations...
Published on: Jun 03 2015
By: K
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{wild isle wednesday} Grizzly Bear

{wild isle wednesday} Grizzly Bear

Officially speaking, there are no grizzly bears on Vancouver Island, so this post might seem a bit out of place in this “wild isle” series. However, the northern part of the island...
Published on: Oct 15 2014
By: K
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{wild isle wednesday} Steller Sea Lion

{wild isle wednesday} Steller Sea Lion

After a couple weeks of forest life, it was high time to move to the ocean, and scale up a little. Or a lot. Steller sea lions are known as the “grizzlies of the sea” for good reason –...
Published on: Jul 23 2014
By: K
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{wild isle wednesday} Banana Slug

{wild isle wednesday} Banana Slug

Some of you are possibly partaking in a collective *shudder*. I am not above joining you, sometimes. But I’m also finding a growing appreciation for the lowly banana slug, this ubiquitous creature...
Published on: Jul 17 2014
By: K
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{wild isle wednesday} Saprophytes

{wild isle wednesday} Saprophytes

I’ve decided to start a new feature here on the blog; I’m calling it Wild Isle Wednesday. Once a week (or nearly so – you know me) I’d like to talk about a specific creature or plant or fungi that...
Published on: Jul 09 2014
By: K
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